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Global development R&D: Maintaining a balance

My first brush with technology-for-development, almost twenty years ago, wasn’t on the potential of the Internet, or how mobile phones were going to change, well, everything. To be honest, neither were really on the development radar in any meaningful way back then. It’s almost funny to imagine a time when that was the case.

Internet Governance Forum 2014: Results from the Gender Report Card

22 June 2015
(APC)

Since 2011, APC’s Women’s Rights Programme has been compiling Gender Report Cards to monitor and assess the level of

Women activists exchanging knowledge on gender and internet governance

PERGAMINO
19 June 2015
(Flavia Fascendini for APCNews)

Between June and September 2015, APC will hold three Gender and Internet Governance eXch

3 Key Steps to Win Men's Support for Family Planning

Marketing is all about understanding your customer–-their hopes and fears, expectations of your product, and more. But what happens when the customer needs the approval or money from someone else in order to access a product?

Pattern recognition: racism, gun violence and Dylann Roof

When you read about Dylann Roof, the man who killed nine black men and women as they prayed, think about the patterns he represents.

Pulling apart the patriarchy: GenderIT.org edition in commemoration of Heike Jensen

18 June 2015
(GenderIT.org for GenderIT.org)

This edition is in tribute to this amazing woman who contributed to our ability to question, inte

Inveneo Delivers 100 New Internet Connections for Ebola Fight in West Africa

Inveneo, in partnership with Facebook, the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation, Cisco, EveryLayer, and NetHope, as part of the joint Ebola Response Connectivity Initiative (ERCI), succeeded in delivering 100 new high-speed Internet connections to government and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in Sierra Leone and Liberia.

HRC29: Freedom of expression and association is deteriorating in Malaysia

GENEVA
18 June 2015
(APCNews)

At the Human Rights Council, Persatuan Kesedaran Komuniti Selangor (EMPOWER) and the Association for Progressive Communications (APC) delivered a joint statement calling for urgent attention to the deteriorating situation in Malaysia with regards to the rights to free

Announcing Ushahidi v3.0.0-beta.19 release!

It’s V3 release day! Today, we roll out Ushahidi v3.0.0-beta.19 and we’re happy to update you about the new features and improvements from the technical team.
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Guest Post: Data For Good, Challenges of Combining all that Data

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HRC29: Encryption and anonymity are key for people who face discrimination and persecution based on their sexual orientation and gender identity

GENEVA
17 June 2015
(APC for APCNews)

APC together with the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission and the Internatio

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